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From Per Einar Ellefsen <>
Subject Re: Changes button showing up on all pages, not just indexes
Date Tue, 02 Jul 2002 07:06:01 GMT
At 08:52 02.07.2002, Stas Bekman wrote:
>Per Einar Ellefsen wrote:
>>At 06:43 02.07.2002, Stas Bekman wrote:
>>>Per Einar Ellefsen wrote:
>>>>Damn, I'm tired :)
>>>>All right.
>>>>The Changes button is there. Click it, and the Changes button  is still 
>>>>there :) I'm not sure what the correct behaviour should be: only show 
>>>>it on index pages r on all pages except Changes?
>>>good catch, fixed now :)
>>>The logic I was following is that since we have a single Changes file 
>>>for the whole docset, all files in that docset will link to it. But of 
>>>course Changes shouldn't link to itself.
>>>docsets's attributes in templates is such a mess. Need to do a thorough 
>>>refactoring on day.
>>refactoring... gotta love that word :) Anyway, yes, I agree. More 
>>decision should go to the templates so that the things is more dynamic 
>>and the code doesn't need change to add a small thing like that.
>which is what happens now. The code just give you data structures, and the 
>templates manipulate them.
>it's just that the datastructures are not very consistent. The thing that 
>bothers me most are the various attributes that stand for dirs and paths. 
>this is the biggest mess.
>I suppose that once we release the site we can concentrate the efforts on 
>providing a clean and consistent data interface from the code to the 
>templates. and while doing that cleanup the attributes in the code objects 
>as well.
>Should probably do that before releasing DocSet (or whatever it will be 
>called) on CPAN, so people won't need to redo their templates if we change 

Hmm, yeah, but then again that might take a while... anyway, for now it's 
not the top priority.

Per Einar Ellefsen

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